Junior High Choir

Junior High Choir

2019-20

Clinician
Christy Elsner, Kansas City

Deadline for Entries
  • Oct. 3, 2019. ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY
  • No entries will be accepted after the deadline.
  • Students may audition for both band and choir.
    • If a student is accepted into the honor band, you may send an alternate.
    • Please send me the entry information for the alternate ASAP.
Entry Information
  • Only 7th and 8th grade students are eligible. Honor choir participants are selected by teacher recommendation.
  • Paper audition consisting of balanced (equal number of sopranos, altos, and T/B; mark voicing as S, A, T, or B) 15% of your choir members who are deserving of this honor. (It is impossible to have a balanced choir if we do not all abide by the guidelines.)
  • Fill out the Registration Form when it is available.
  • Please rank your students and include their year in school.
  • Fill out all necessary information (Please note that we are asking for student height in inches. This will be used for assigned seating and riser order.)
  • Deadline midnight Oct. 3, 2019. No entries will be accepted after the deadline.
Fee
  • $10 per student.
  • Due at the Nov. 2, 2019 mini-convention.
  • Purchase Orders will not be accepted.
  • Make checks to: NWKMEA
  • Fee doubles if not paid by Nov. 2, 2019.
NWKMEA Mini-Convention I
  • Nov. 2, 2019 @ Hays High School
  • Rehearsals begin at 8:30 AM
  • Concert is at 3:30 PM in Gym A
  • $5.00 admission
Rehearsal/Concert Attire
  • Rehearsal dress is casual/school clothes.
  • Concert dress - we want the students to look nice for this special event. No jeans, t-shirts, or flip-flops. Students are to dress-up for the concert.
Repertoire available from Senseney Music in Wichita
  • Each student must have their own music. NO PHOTOCOPIES.
  • Teachers please help your students come well prepared so they can benefit most from the clinician.

Performance Repertoire

Tuli Tuli
arr. Alex Gartner
SAB SBMP1477

Why Not?
Nathan Howe
www.musicspoke.com
SAB

Deaf Old Woman
2 part Missouri folksong
arr. Davis EC Schirmer 1.1645 (SA)
*men will sing the alto line an octave lower

Inscription of Hope
Randall Stroope
3 part mixed, 15/1316H

Lean on Me
arr. Mark Hayes
SAB (from past repertoire list)

All titles are available from Senseney Music.

  • Each student must have their own music. NO PHOTOCOPIES.
  • Teachers please help your students come well prepared so they can benefit most from the clinician.
  • Please have the notes, music and rhythm learned when they arrive
  • Please try to have as much music memorized as you can so that students will not need to use music in the performance.
 
Chairperson
Kelsey Pinkerton
Phillipsburg MS
647 7th St
Phillipsburg, KS 67661
c: 785-567-6440